Spokane City Council Has Last Session Of The Year

SPOKANE, Wash.-  When Aubrey Shults landed in jail in January, it was the end of a long, sad slide.Her longtime boyfriend had left her, and Shults – a drug-addicted 38-year-old who has lived on Spokane’s streets since she was 14 – descended into a blizzard of self-destruction.

“I was trying to kill myself with drugs and prostitution and not caring,” she said, adding in a whisper, “I did so many risky things.”

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